TMC Transportation honors Copenhaver with Wheel Master Award
DES MOINES, Iowa, June 5, 2007 – TMC Transportation, a division of Annett Holdings, Inc., the largest privately-held flatbed carrier in the nation, honored TMC driver Bill Copenhaver with the highest driver honor given by TMC, the Wheel Master Award for 2006.
Copenhaver has been with TMC since November 1998. He was also recognized with the Driver of the Quarter Award for the fourth quarter in 2005. Copenhaver’s dedication to excellence and other outstanding qualities are what made him a perfect recipient.
“From day one he has always had a very professional attitude towards his fellow
co-workers, office staff and customers,” said Travis Johnson, executive vice president of operations. “He is always giving 110% effort day in and day out – basically doing it right the first time.”
TMC is honored to give Copenhaver this distinction. “Bill is a pleasure to work with,” said Todd Bunting, executive vice president of safety. “He represents TMC with pride in his equipment; operating it in a safe, professional manner day after day. On behalf of TMC, we appreciate his efforts!”
The Wheel Master Program was created as a way of recognizing TMC’s best drivers. Each year a driver is honored with the Driver of the Wheel Master distinction based on years of service with the company, safe driving record and overall quality performance.
TMC, the nation’s largest privately-held provider of flatbed transportation, provides expert transportation services and supply-chain management solutions throughout the 48 contiguous states. TMC, founded in 1972, is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, and is known for its integrity, innovation, superior safety record and dedication to quality and customer service. The company has experienced a 15-20 percent growth rate nearly every year since the early 1980s. TMC is one of the top 100 carriers in the nation based on revenue. The company’s claim-free, on-time delivery record is the best in the business and is consistently recognized by its customers. You can visit the TMC Web site at – www.tmctrans.com.
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